Blue penguins forage in groups, potentially synchronising
their underwater movements to herd prey, Australian research
An extraordinary bird's-eye view will soon be revealed as
cameras track yellow-eyed penguins as they dive to the depths
of the ocean off Otago Peninsula.
A push to overhaul Fish and Game's licence system to give
anglers more choice and cheaper licence options has been
delayed a year.
The cold southwest blast which brought snow and sleet showers
to most of Otago will ease today to make way for a frosty but
clear weekend, MetService says.
Whitebaiters beware: There will be more surveillance of
popular whitebaiting spots this season.
A new model for the role of harbourmaster for Otago Harbour
is being considered by the Otago Regional Council.
The vocal cords, strumming fingers and twinkling feet of a
group of Taieri performers got a workout on Saturday night as
they revealed their talents before an appreciative crowd.
Data gathered from 10 years of tracking great white sharks
will be used to discover where and when they are at the
greatest risk of being inadvertently caught by fishing gear.
A cold sou'wester swept through Dunedin yesterday, dropping
the temperature from 14degC to 6degC.
A last-minute offer of land has meant the fourth and final
year of a trial of a new way to aerially spread 1080 rabbit
poison will go ahead.
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